12 days in Switzerland Itinerary

12 days in Switzerland Itinerary

Praveen Tharammal

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Route & dates

1
Zurich
— 3 nights
2
Lucerne
— 2 nights
3
Engelberg
— 2 nights
4
Interlaken
— 2 nights

3
nights
Zurich

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Titlis. Bring the kids along to Lake Zurich and Old Town. And it doesn't end there: wander the streets of Bahnhofstrasse, get your game on at Fusion Arena Virtual Reality Center, explore the world behind art at Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich), and take in the awesome beauty at Uetliberg Mountain.

To find photos, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read Zurich road trip planning app.

Bengaluru, India to Zurich is an approximately 16-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone changes from India Standard Time (IST) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a -4.5 hour difference. Plan for much colder temperatures traveling from Bengaluru in March, with highs in Zurich at °C and lows at °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Lucerne.

Things to do in Zurich

Parks Nature Winter Sports

Side Trip

Titlis
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Titlis ©
Titlis
Zoo Zurich ©
Zoo Zurich
Lake Zurich ©
Lake Zurich

2
nights
Lucerne

Lucerne ©
In north-central Switzerland, Lucerne represents a small city boasting a well-preserved old town.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sun): take in the views from Chapel Bridge, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hofkirche, appreciate the history behind Lion Monument, thenstroll through Glacier Garden (Gletschergarten), and finally take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mt Pilatus. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 30th (Mon): see the sky in a new way at Verkehrshaus der Schweiz and then explore the activities along Lake Lucerne.

For traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read our Lucerne online trip maker.

Getting from Zurich to Lucerne by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a train. In March, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Engelberg.

Things to do in Lucerne

Nature Parks Museums
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Chapel Bridge ©
Chapel Bridge
Verkehrshaus der Schweiz ©
Verkehrshaus der Schweiz
Lake Lucerne ©
Lake Lucerne

2
nights
Engelberg

Engelberg ©
Engelberg offers outdoor activities for a variety of skill levels and remains much less well-known than other Swiss resorts.
You've now added Titlis to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 31st (Tue): fly down the slopes at Titlis. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Brunni-Bahnen Engelberg AG, examine the collection at Tal Museum Engelberg, and then make a trip to Kloster Engelberg - Benediktinerabtei.

For where to stay, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, read our Engelberg driving holiday planner.

Drive from Lucerne to Engelberg in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train. In March, daytime highs in Engelberg are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) so you can drive to Interlaken.

Things to do in Engelberg

Winter Sports Parks Outdoors
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Titlis ©
Titlis
Brunni-Bahnen Engelberg AG ©
Brunni-Bahnen Engelberg AG
Tal Museum Engelberg ©
Tal Museum Engelberg

2
nights
Interlaken

Interlaken ©
Nestled between Lake Thun and Lake Brienz in the heart of the Jungfrau region, Interlaken became popular for its proximity to the mountains and lakes of the Bernese Oberland region.
On the 2nd (Thu), fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, thenlook for gifts at Swiss Chocolate Chalet, thenlook for all kinds of wild species at Heimwehfluh, and finally have some family-friendly fun at Seilpark Interlaken. Keep things going the next day: take in the awesome beauty at Jungfraujoch.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Interlaken trip planner.

Drive from Engelberg to Interlaken in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In April, daytime highs in Interlaken are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Interlaken

Tours Nature Fun & Games

Side Trip

Jungfraujoch
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Jungfraujoch ©
Jungfraujoch
Seilpark Interlaken ©
Seilpark Interlaken
Parasailing & Paragliding

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